Gender equality and water

Issue Sheet English Authors: UNDP-SIWI Water Governance Facility
Published: August 2016

Increased gender equality is key for equitable and sustainablewater management. Targeted activities and gender mainstreamed approaches to water supply and resources management increase efficiency and sustainability and promote equitable access to and control over resources, benefits, costs, and decision-making between men and women.

In this Issue Sheet the WGF explores the links between gender equality and water governance. It aslo outlines the WGF activities related to the topic.

How to cite: UNDP-SIWI Water Governance Facility. Issue sheet: Gender and water. Stockholm: SIWI.

Details

Published

August 2016

Keywords

Gender

Focus Areas

Gender

Language

English